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Anderson, Joan
San Diego : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1987.

IL 5-8 .
It's an exciting time to be in Philadelphia. The Constitutional Convention is being held which will decide to future of the new United States of America. Jared Mifflin is a Princeton student who is an aide to James Madison. It is up to Jared to be sure the proceedings run smoothly. James becomes friends with a young slave from Georgia and begins to wonder if the new constitution is granting rights to all men or just to free men.
SUBJECTS: United States -- Constitutional Convention, 1787 -- Fiction
                    United States -- History -- Confederation, 1783-1789 -- Fiction


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